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Work Health and Safety Regulation 2017
Current version for 15 November 2019 to date (accessed 23 February 2020 at 22:54)
403 Notification of lead risk work
(1) Subject to subclause (5), if a person conducting a business or undertaking at a workplace determines that work at the workplace is lead risk work, the person must give the regulator written notice within 7 days that the work is lead risk work.Maximum penalty—(a) in the case of an individual—$3,600, or(b) in the case of a body corporate—$18,000.(2) A notice under this clause must state the kind of lead process being carried out that includes the lead risk work.(3) The person must—(a) keep a copy of the notice given to the regulator while the lead risk work is carried out at the workplace, and(b) ensure that a copy of the notice is readily accessible to a worker who is likely to be exposed to lead, and the worker’s health and safety representative.Maximum penalty—(a) in the case of an individual—$3,600, or(b) in the case of a body corporate—$18,000.(4) Subclause (5) applies to an emergency service organisation in relation to work carried out by an emergency service worker who, at the direction of the emergency service organisation, is—(a) rescuing a person, or(b) providing first aid to a person.(5) The emergency service organisation must give notice under subclause (1) as soon as practicable after determining that the work is lead risk work.